Sensex trades flat; banking stocks plunge

Wednesday, 01 October 2014 11:06
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday was trading flat at 22.07 points or 0.08 percent down as banking stocks dropped.Good buying was observed in IT and technology, media and entertainment (TECK) sectors, while selling pressure was seen…

Sensex closes 430 points down, capital goods stocks crash

Tuesday, 23 September 2014 18:13
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets plummeted by over 430 points or 1.58 percent (provisional) in trade session Tuesday.The session in which the market slumped by over 430 points, saw capital goods, automobile, bank, healthcare and oil and…

Sensex gains 138 points in Wednesday's trade session

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 18:39
Mumbai: In a volatile session, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed Wednesday's trade 138 points or 0.52 percent up on back of expectation that the US Fed will retain its stimulus package.The markets made gains after consecutive days…

Sensex falls 324 points; capital goods stocks decline

Tuesday, 16 September 2014 19:33
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed Tuesday's trade around 324 points down, as capital goods, banks and automobile stocks plunged.This is the second consecutive sell-out in the market triggered by weak industrial data and anxiety over the…

Sensex trades in red; metal stocks down

Monday, 15 September 2014 13:15
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading in the red -- down 193 points or 0.71 percent in the pre-afternoon trade session Monday, as stocks like metal, capital goods plunged.The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P…

ICICI Bank board approves five-for-one stock split

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 09:21
New Delhi: India's top private sector lender, ICICI Bank's board has approved five-for-one stock split, the company said in a filing in the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Tuesday."The board of directors of the bank at its meeting held on Sep…

Sensex closes flat; IT stocks down

Tuesday, 09 September 2014 18:44
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat Tuesday -- down 54.53 points or 0.20 percent.Healthy buying was observed in consumer durables, banking, oil and gas, auto, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), healthcare, IT and metal sectors.The 30-scrip…

Sensex, Nifty touch new highs; bank stocks shine

Monday, 08 September 2014 18:48
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday touched a record high of 27,354.99 points surpassing its previous high of 27,225.85 points of Sep 3.Good buying was observed in banking, oil and gas, capital goods, auto, fast moving consumer…

Sensex, Nifty touch new highs, IT stocks rise

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 17:50
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets touched a new high of 27,225.85 points Wednesday before closing trade at 27,139.94 points.The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) surpassed its previous high of 27,082.85 points…

Markets hit record high; IT stocks surge

Wednesday, 03 September 2014 17:07
Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday hit record high of 27,198.80 points, surpassing its previous high of 27,082.85 points Sep 2.Good buying was observed in IT, technology, media and entertainment (TECK) and auto sectors, while selling pressure…